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Thomas Scotney

Thomas Scotney, one of 224 convicts transported on the Agincourt, 06 July 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Scotney
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: Stonemason
Date of Death: 25th July, 1894
Age: 75 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Cambridge Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Agincourt
Departure date: 6th July, 1844
Arrival date: 9th November, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 225 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 106
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

Tony Paul on 11th May, 2018 wrote:

Highway robbery with violence. Goal report first conviction. Charged with John Jarvis at Cambridge Assizes
Ship Agincourt Dept 6 july 1844
Arrived 9 Nov 1844. Church of England can read and write.
Stonemason Height 5ft 5 1/2inches, 28yrs, fair complexion oval head, light hair, no whiskers, oval visage, fair eyebrows, grey eyes, medium forehead and nose, medium mouth, medium chin, native place Stamford.
Station of gang Norfolk Island 8/4/47

Convict Changes History

Tony Paul on 11th May, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1819 (prev. 0000), date of death: 25th July, 1894 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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